Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(of a plant or protozoan) able to synthesize complex organic compounds by photosynthesis.
- ‘Various protozoa feed by holophytic, holozoic, or saprozoic means; some are predatory or parasitic.’
- ‘Scattered throughout the region are smaller areas of riparian, holophytic, and other vegetation types adapted to specific site conditions.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.